Last night at about 9:30 P.M. Spring arrived on the West Coast, the earliest arrival in over 100 Years!Today is the first full day of Spring and also the anniversary of my dad's birth.
Here is the link for the free T or to purchase the first two letters. Each letter is available free for the month and then you have to purchase the block or kit.
Here is the my interpretation of her second block ready for stitching.
Saturday morning my friend Rita and I went to the Creative Stitching show in Abbotsford and I got this lovely bright cotton from Quilter's Dream Fabrics; you can visit her on line store here. Here shop is in her home in Vancouver.
Wool Penny Rugs, Uschi dyes some lovely bright colours. Uschi lives up in Sechelt.
The Steam Trunk. She is another local vendor who carries such things as Sari Ribbons.
I got the linen music, and polka dot ribbon from A Threaded Needle also in Sechelt on the Sunshine Coast. She also carries some lovely Japanese fabrics and hardware for purses.
Wonderfil Threads who make Sue Spargo's Eleganza threads. I decided to get this sampler of Easter Thread colours with the brown for a basket to hold them!
Carola's Quilt Shop also in Sechelt. I was able to get some individual spools of some of the variegated Sue Spargo threads. She also has a full array of Aurifil and some lovely Batik fabrics.